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Saturday 16 May 2009

It was Saturday, under the sign of Taurus (see planets position on May 16, 2009). The US president was Barack Obama (Democratic). In that special week of May people in US were listening to Boom Boom Pow by The Black Eyed Peas. The War Boys, directed by Ron Daniels, was one of the most viewed movies released in 2009 while House Of Cards by William D. Cohan was one of the best selling books. On TV people were watching Obsessed. If you liked videogames you were probably playing 50 Cent: Blood on the Sand or Assassin's Creed: Bloodlines.
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What the sky looked like on 16 May 2009

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The War Boys

Directed by: Ron Daniels

Starring: Victor Rasuk, Brian J. Smith, Benjamin Walker, Peter Gallagher

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Coco Chanel & Igor Stravinsky

Directed by: Jan Kounen

Starring: Anna Mouglalis, Mads Mikkelsen, Elena Morozova, Natacha Lindinger

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The Devil's Tomb

Directed by: Jason Connery

Starring: Cuba Gooding Jr., Ray Winstone, Ron Perlman, Taryn Manning

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Directed by: Steven Rumbelow

Starring: Dexter Fletcher, Dickon Tolson, Lana Kamenov, Anton Brejak

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Brother's War

Directed by: Jerry Buteyn

Starring: Tino Struckmann, Michael Berryman, Olivier Gruner, Hayley Carr

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Directed by: Robert Greenwald Productions

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The Incredible Human Journey

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Little Krishna

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Out of the Wild: The Alaska Experiment

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Kröd Mändoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of 16 May 2009 ?

  • Saint HonorT of Amiens
  • Saint Andrew Bobola
  • Saint Ubaldus
  • Adelaide Cup day - South Australia (2005).
  • Saint Simon Stock
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  • In Baltimore, Maryland, USA, the 134th running of the Preakness Stakes is held. The philly Rachel Alexandra wins, ridden by Calvin Borel, the first win for a philly since 1924.
  • Alexander Rybak of Norway wins the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest. (Reuters)
  • Ruth Padel becomes the University of Oxford's first female Professor of Poetry. (''The Irish Times'')
  • Manchester United Football Club win the 2008-09 season of the Premier League. (AFP via ''The Australian'')
  • The Gulf drug cartel liberates 59 inmates from a prison in Zacatecas, Mexico. (Reuters via Yahoo! Xtra)

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Sport Games on 16 May 2009

Serie A
Italian Football
  • Roma - Catania : 4 - 3
  • Udinese - Milan : 2 - 1
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Jupiler League
Football (Belgium)
  • Club Brugge - Mouscron : 4 - 1
  • Dender - Charleroi : 1 - 2
  • Genk - Anderlecht : 0 - 2
  • Gent - Standard : 0 - 1
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Bundesliga 1
Football (Germany)
  • Bochum - Ein Frankfurt : 2 - 0
  • Dortmund - Bielefeld : 6 - 0
  • Hamburg - FC Koln : 0 - 1
  • Hannover - Wolfsburg : 0 - 5
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La Liga Primera Division
Football (Spain)
  • La Coruna - Getafe : 1 - 1
  • Osasuna - Sevilla : 0 - 0
  • Villarreal - Real Madrid : 3 - 2
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Planetary positions on this day

Planetary positions on May 16, 2009 - Geocentric view

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Music Charts

Which were the top hits in that special week of May 2009 ?

Top #10 R&B songs
  1. Blame It - Jamie Foxx Featuring T-Pain
  2. Boyfriend #2 - Pleasure P
  3. Turn My Swag On - Soulja Boy Tell'em
  4. Rockin' That Thang - The-Dream
  5. Jennifer Hudson - If This Isn't Love
  6. Turnin Me On - Keri Hilson Featuring Lil Wayne
  7. Jeremih - Birthday Sex
  8. Dead And Gone - T.I. Featuring Justin Timberlake
  9. Kid Cudi - Day 'N' Nite
  10. Never Ever - Ciara Featuring Young Jeezy
Top #10 Latin songs
  1. El Amor - Tito "El Bambino" El Patron
  2. Tu No Eres Para Mi - Fanny Lu
  3. Te Presumo - Banda El Recodo de Cruz Lizarraga
  4. Aqui Estoy Yo - Luis Fonsi
  5. El Trono de Mexico - Almas Gemelas
  6. Que Te Queria - La Quinta Estacion
  7. Patrulla 81 - Quiereme Mas
  8. No Me Doy Por Vencido - Luis Fonsi
  9. Ya Es Muy Tarde - La Arrolladora Banda el Limon de Rene Camacho
  10. El Ultimo Beso - Vicente Fernandez


Which were the most popular books released in the last weeks ?

House Of Cards

By: William D. Cohan

A blistering narrative account of the negligence and greed that pushed all of Wall Street into chaos and the country into a financial crisis.

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By: Malcolm Gladwell

In this stunning new book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers"--the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful.

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New Moon

By: Stephenie Meyer

Legions of readers entranced by Twilight are hungry for more and they won't be disappointed. In New Moon, Stephenie Meyer delivers another irresistible combination of romance and suspense with a supernatural twist.

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The Language Of Bees

By: Laurie R. King

BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Laurie R. King's The God of the Hive and Pirate King.For Mary Russell and her husband, Sherlock Holmes, returning to the Sussex coast after

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What videogames would you be playing back in the days ?

Assassin's Creed: Bloodlines

Assassin's Creed: Bloodlines

Platform: PlayStation Portable

Genre: Action-adventure, stealth

Publisher: Ubisoft

Blue Toad Murder Files

Blue Toad Murder Files

Platform: PlayStation 3, Windows iPhone

Publisher: Relentless Software

All Star Cheer Squad 2

All Star Cheer Squad 2

Platform: Wii

Genre: Sports, Music

Publisher: THQ

50 Cent: Blood on the Sand

Platform: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

Genre: Third-person shooter

Publisher: THQ

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Platform: PlayStation 2

Genre: Drama, Romantic Comedy, Harem

Publisher: Enterbrain

Financial News

Stock Markets and Exchange Rates

News articles
Barclays’ Asset Management Unit Draws Interest

A move by Barclays to sell all or part of its Global Investors business could derail an earlier agreement to sell its iShares unit. [..]

Buying Health Insurance Begins With Homework

Entrepreneurs find that deciding on the right health care plan is daunting, and not just because of the costs. [..]

Home videos

Which movies you probably rented those days on VHS/DVD to spend a great night?


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What Just Happened

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Inglourious Basterds

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